Villagers desperate to ensure the long-term future of an under-threat bus route say hardship and isolation would increase if the service is cancelled.
Plans for a major review of parking in Sudbury and Hadleigh have been tabled, which could see fresh measures to support public transport.
Concerns over bus cuts has prompted a Sudbury town and county councillor to urge a bus company to reconsider changes to its transport service.
The Suffolk School Bus Campaign claims data released under the Freedom of Information Act contradicts the county council’s previous statements.
Stressed parents have called for a review of Suffolk’s school transport policy, after describing their anxiety over the first few weeks of term.
Parent campaigners against controversial changes to school transport have vowed to keep up the pressure on under-fire education chiefs.
Cuts to a key bus service to and from Sudbury have been described as discriminatory to elderly passengers who may face new charges due to the changes.
It is less than two weeks before the new school year begins.
A rural bus service facing the axe due to funding cuts has been temporarily saved to allow time to develop alternatives for the community it serves.
Drivers in the Sudbury area could be banned from using a mobile behind the wheel - even hands-free.
Five weeks of traffic disruption are anticipated in Sudbury, as phased works take place to install a pair of new puffin crossings.
New data revealed parents of more than 1,000 Suffolk children were still waiting to hear about their school travel provision, just weeks before term.